gas sterilization


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gas sterilization

[¦gas ‚ster·ə·lə′zā·shən]
(microbiology)
Sterilization of heat and liquid-labile materials by means of gaseous agents, such as formaldehyde, ethylene oxide, and β-propiolactone.
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More effective means of decontaminating ECG lead wires are needed, such as, perhaps, ethylene oxide gas sterilization.
The strip can meet any standard dimension and is customized to further reduce Tyvek costs to help promote the efficacy of gas sterilization.